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McMurtrey Funeral Home

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Charles Ernest Hutton

Charles Ernest Hutton, age 62 of Edmonton died January 29, 2015 at T J Samson Hospital.
Born January 3, 1953 in Mt Carmel, Ill, he was a son of the late Ernest Hutton and Hazel Warren Hutton Miskell.
 He was a farmer and of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include his wife, Donna Matthews Hutton, three daughters, Christine (Jon Burch) Hutton of Glasgow; Sebrina Hutton and Heather Hutton of Edmonton.  Two sons, Michael (Candace) Hutton and Charles W Hutton of Edmonton.  Six sisters, Wanda, Betty and JoAnn of Glasgow; Ruby of Indiana; Laurie and Barbara Ann of Illinois.  One brother, William of Indiana. Seven grandchildren, Christian,Tyler, Madison, Brynlee, Gavyn, Mayson and Adalynn.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother Johnson Hutton and three sisters Francis, Violet and Kay.
 Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 31, 2015, at 1:00 at the McMurtrey Funeral Home with Bro. Charles Matthews officiating. Burial will follow in the Big Meadow Cemetery.   Visitation will begin on Friday, January 30 at 1:00    and continue after 7:00 AM Saturday, until time of services.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the funeral fund.

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Emma Jean (Jeanie) Bass Hughes

 Emma Jean (Jeanie) Bass Hughes, age 84, of Edmonton, died January 23, 2015, at T J Samson Hospital.
 Born March 26, 1930, in Marvel, Arkansas, she was a daughter of the late Richard and Lucy Dulaney Bass. She was the wife of the late Mackie Hughes.
  She was the owner of Hughes Grocery for 24 years. She was of the Baptist faith.
  Survivors include two daughters, Debra (Dwight) Daugherty, Edmonton, and Lynna (Tim) Hughes-Baker, Bowling Green; three grandchildren, Bethany Young, Edmonton, Pamela McKinney Mosby, Glasgow and Jamison Hunley, Scottsville; four great grandchildren, Emily Young and Hali Mosby, Edmonton, Latasha Mosby, Glasgow, and Gretchen Mosby, Bowling Green; one great great grandchild Jaci Dlayne Sweet, Edmonton; and one brother Harold (Ozane) Bass, Paris TN.
  She was also preceded in death by four brothers, Stanley, Herbert, Homer, and Cecil Bass, and one sister, Katie Ruth Bass.
  Cremation was chosen and private services will be held at a later date.
  Memorials can be made through the McMurtrey Funeral Home to the American Heart Association.
  McMurtrey Funeral Home is assisting the family.


Friday, January 23, 2015

John Wayne Rouse

John Wayne Rouse, age 60 of Tompkinsville, Ky. died January 21at his residence.
Born April 9, 1954 in Glasgow, Ky.. He was the son of the late Johnie Thomas and Lucy Mae Riddle Rouse.
 He worked with refrigeration in the restaurant industry.
He is survived by one daughter, Emily (fiancé Steven Dyson ) Rouse of Florida. Two sisters Patsy (Tommy) York and Lue Mae (Lannie) Brown of Tompkinsville. Three brothers, Roger (Judy) Rouse, Dean (Jane) Rouse and Tony (Stacey) Rouse of Tompkinsville.
Memorial services will be held at 4:00 P.M. Sunday January 25, 2015 at the McMurtrey Funeral Home.
Visitation will be Sunday, January 25, 2015 from 1:00 till 4:00.

Cremation has been chosen.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Georgia Moody

Georgia Thelma Moody, age 82 of Tompkinsville, Ky. died January 21, 2015 at the Medical Center in Bowling Green.
Born February 4, 1931 in Waterview, Ky. She Was the daughter of the late Fred Douglas and Mattie Barksdale Moody.
She was a housekeeper and was a member of the Church of Christ.
Survivors include two daughters, Alma Moody of Tompkinsville and Kathelene (Miss Kitty) Moody of Louisville. Three sons, Tommy and Wendell Moody of Tompkinsville and Freddie (Pansy) Moody of Danville. One sister Iva Lee Coe of Indianapolis, In.. Two grand children Tiara Bush and Lori Moody. Four great grand  children Garren, DyiRon, Haven and Canaan Moody.
In addition to her parents, she was preceeded in death by one sister Nettie Kate Bailey, three brothers Willie T,, Truman (TL) and Marvin Moody.
Funeral services will be Saturday, January 24 at 1:00 at the McMurtrey Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Bushong Cemetery. Visitation will begin Friday January 23 from 4:00 to 8:00 at the funeral home and after 7:00 A.M. on the 24th until funeral time.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Kidney Foundation, Heart Association or the Diabetes Association and can be left at the funeral home.

Friday, January 16, 2015


   Clyde Edward Pennington, age 82, of Edmonton, died January 15, 2015, at T J Samson Hospital.
   Born June 29, 1932 in Edmonton, he was a son of the late Walter and Janie Garmon Pennington.
   He was a farmer and of the Holiness faith.
   Survivors include Kathy (Clay Cox) Hurt, Bowling Green, Sheila (Alan) Hornback, New Albany, IN, Bonnie (Marty) Devore, Springfield, Ky, Betty Wilson, Burkesville, and Janie Pennington, Burkesville; one son, Tommy (Kirby England) Pennington, Edmonton; one stepdaughter Martha Norris, Summer Shade; one sister Della Davidson, Burkesville; twelve special  grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren; and one great great grandchildren.
   He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth Pennington, the mothers of his children, Shirley Perkins Pennington and Dorthy Devore Pennington; eight brothers, Perry, Rab, Leon, Thomas, Lester, Elbert, Willie and Paul Pennington; three sisters, Stella Stilts, Bina Bunch, Mary and Pearlie Pennington; and one step daughter, Mary Bryant.
   Funeral services will be held Sunday, January 18, 2015, at 2:00 PM at the McMurtrey Funeral Home, in Summer Shade. Visitation will begin on Saturday, January 17, 2015, from 2:00-8:00 PM, and continue Sunday morning after 7:00 AM until time of services.

   In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the funeral fund.   

Wednesday, January 14, 2015


   Dana Nunnally Sympson, age 82, of Glasgow, died Tuesday, January 13, 2015, at Barren County Health Care Center following an extended illness.
   A native of Metcalfe County, Mrs. Sympson was born and raised in the Summer Shade Community. Born March 24, 1932, she was a daughter of the late Clayton and Pauline Hodges Nunnally, and widow of the late Robert E. Sympson.
   She was a member of the Summer Shade Christian Church. Prior to becoming ill, she was active in her church and the adult Sunday School Class. She was a member of the Metcalfe County Homemakers and enjoyed working in the real estate business. She had also worked as an aide at Summer Shade Elementary School. She and her late husband, lived in Beaumont and worked in Metcalfe County until 1973. At that time they moved to Crawfordsville, Indiana, where Mr. Sympson worked for several years in the industrial field. The family remained there until retirement at which time they returned to their native Metcalfe County, where the couple lived until the death of Mr. Sympson. At that time Mrs. Sympson moved to Glasgow.
   She especially loved traveling with friends and sharing time with her family.
   She is survived by two daughters, Connie Sympson (Darrell) Pickett, Glasgow and Kay  Sympson (Michael) Landis, Columbia, TN.; five grandchildren, Karen (Michael) Bush, Tracy, Dr. Laura (Bryant) Brantley, Franklin, TN, Doug (Lorie) Bunch, Glasgow, Leslee (Ben) Marshall, Thompson’s Station, TN and Angelia (Dr. Jason) Chirichigno, Beverly Hills, CA; seven great-grandchildren, Seth Bush, Tracy, Cole and Haley Bunch, Glasgow, Sarah Brantley, Franklin, TN, Elodey Marshall, Thompson’s Station, TN and Mary Rachel and Griffin Chirichigno, Beverly Hills, CA; one sister, June Hurt, Louisville, and one brother, Gerald (Janet) Nunnally, Bowling Green; two nieces Alicia (Mike) McClure, Bowling Green, Marla Ingram, Ohio, and Jim (Peggy) Wallace, Bowling Green.
   She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and two infant siblings.
   Funeral services will be Friday, January 16, 2015, at 11:00 AM at the McMurtrey Funeral Home, with Brother Bob Priest officiating. Burial will follow in the Summer Shade Cemetery. Visitation will begin Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM, and on Friday after 7:00 AM until time of services.

   In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Summer Shade Christian Church.

Friday, January 9, 2015


   Joe Edward Dubree, age 76, of Clarkson, Ky., died Thursday, January 8, 2015, at Hospice House in Bowling Green.
   Born May 19, 1938 in Kino, he spent his early years in Monroe County, Kentucky. He was a son of the late Arthur and Lola Wallace Dubree and the husband of the late Rebecca Hammer Dubree.
    He was a retired electrician, and a member of the Clarkson Church of Christ.
   He is survived by two sons, Michael Joe (Karen) Dubree, Shepherdsville, and Darrell (Lori) Dubree, Bowling Green; two sisters Joyce (Charles) Hammer, and Gladis (Bobby) Riddle both of Greenwood, Ind.; one half brother Bedford Dubree, Ohio; four grandchildren Haley (Andrew) Gott, Nickolas Dubree, Kristi (David) Minor and Paul (Jenny) Dubree; three step grandchildren, Christine Wethington, Paul Myrick and Nancy Prather; and sixteen great grandchildren.
   He was preceded in death by twelve brothers and sisters.
   Funeral services will be Monday, January 12 at 1:00 PM Central time, at McMurtrey Funeral Home with Brother Jack Ray, officiating, burial will follow in Old Mt. Hermon Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday, January 11,  from 2:00 - 6:00  PM Central time, and on Monday January 12 from 7 AM until time of services  at the funeral home.

   In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Big Reedy Christian Camp or Foundation Christian Academy in Bowling Green.